The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 65 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.37% 0.53% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.68% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £49,000 £41,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.51% -48.75%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Data Security
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
443 293 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 81.73% 77.93% 79.18%
Number of salaries quoted 314 215 202
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -16.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Security across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Data Security
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Security across the Watford region.

Data Security Salary Trend in Watford

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Data Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Security.

1 13 (76.47%) Web Services
1 13 (76.47%) SMS
1 13 (76.47%) Internet
1 13 (76.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 13 (76.47%) APACS
1 13 (76.47%) ISO 8583
1 13 (76.47%) IVR
1 13 (76.47%) CCA
1 13 (76.47%) Banking
1 13 (76.47%) Cryptography
1 13 (76.47%) Requirements Analysis
1 13 (76.47%) Project Planning
1 13 (76.47%) PCI DSS
2 12 (70.59%) Retail Banking
2 12 (70.59%) Retail
2 12 (70.59%) SWIFT
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
3 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 4 (23.53%) VPN
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 4 (23.53%) MCP
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
3 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Data Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) SMS
1 13 (76.47%) Internet
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
2 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) VPN
2 4 (23.53%) ADSL
2 4 (23.53%) LAN
2 4 (23.53%) Network Security
General
1 13 (76.47%) Banking
2 12 (70.59%) Retail Banking
2 12 (70.59%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) French Language
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Business Analyst
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
2 10 (58.82%) Payments Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) APACS
1 13 (76.47%) IVR
1 13 (76.47%) Cryptography
2 12 (70.59%) SWIFT
3 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Requirements Analysis
1 13 (76.47%) Project Planning
2 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) CCA
2 4 (23.53%) MCP
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (23.53%) A+ Certification
2 4 (23.53%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 13 (76.47%) ISO 8583
1 13 (76.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits package
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